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"Executive Order 13224" is the seventh episode of the third season of The Good Wife and the fifty-third episode overall. It was written by Leonard Dick directed by Brooke Kennedy.


Diane Lockhart and Alicia find themeselves in the murky world of post-9/11 law when the firm takes on the case of an American citizen who claims to have been imprisoned and tortured by the U.S. military in Afghanistan. The government is refusing to turn over classified material and when they finally get a court order on the subject are inundated with redacted material. New associate Caitlin finds a clue in the redacted material. At the State's Attorney's office, Cary Agos digs up some old dirt on Will from when he worked in Baltimore and they decide to use it to pressure Will to give them information on gangster Lemond Bishop.


Guest Starring[]


  • Ismael Cruz Cordova as Jimmy Patrick
  • Jennifer Lim as Diane's Assistant
  • Don Stephenson as Bob Lachness
  • James Clow as Young Man
  • Erin Fritch as Young Woman